Tottenham's clash with Inter Milan comes too soon for Danny Rose

Tottenham's clash with Inter Milan comes too soon for Danny Rose

But we're happy. Chelsea and now Inter and both games were must win games.

Inter are second in Group B, three points ahead of third-placed Spurs, who have four points.

"We have big respect for Barcelona, one of the best teams in Europe", said Pochettino.

Tottenham Hotspur defender Juan Foyth will not be available for their Champions League clash against Inter Milan on Wednesday.

"I want to play that match with confidence, because if we win we stand a good chance of qualifying, in my opinion".

"We need fresh legs, fresh mind and no injuries".

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Sunday's game marks the first occasion in which Mauricio Pochettino and Unai Emery have faced off in the Premier League although they did meet in La Liga when in charge of Espanyol and Valencia respectively.

'It is going to be another hard game, so we have to get right and physically prepared for it, because it is going to be another battle, ' the England worldwide said.

When pushed on his bold comments about winning in Barcelona, he said: "All is possible in football".

Pochettino's side will go out if they fail to beat the Italian side at Wembley.

Inter boss Luciano Spalletti still expects they will advance if they beat PSV because Barca are so formidable at home.

"What Barcelona is going to do is not in our hands".

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Pochettino said: "I'm so disappointed from the beginning because it's not only him but Georges-Kevin N'Koudou and Vincent Janssen are out of the squad in the Champions League and that's so painful".

The Argentinian is hoping Dele Alli can step up to the plate again, given his knack for producing the goods in big games.

"As long as we do our job I think we will go through".

"It's going to be very competitive but of course they're qualified in first with 13 points".

Meanwhile, Tottenham will visit the Emirates to face Arsenal on the same day in the Premier League, in a huge north London derby. "The most important thing is to try to avoid risk, mix the team with different players and rotate so all players feel important".

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